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    Mississippi College
   
 
  Dec 13, 2018
 
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2017-2018 
    
UNDERGRADUATE CATALOG 2017-2018 [Archived Catalog]

International Studies, B.A.


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Students electing a major in International Studies must meet Mississippi College’s core curriculum requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree in Modern Languages. Because this is a comprehensive major no additional minor is required.

UNIVERSITY CORE (46 HOURS)


University Core - Science (7 hours)


Seven hours of science hours are required, including one 4-hour lab course.  Students are encouraged to choose from one of the following lab courses below:

University Core - Mathematics (3 hours)


Any MAT course numbered 101 or higher, determined in consultation with the advisor.

University Core - Physical Education (3 hours)


Three hours are required.  Recommended courses are listed below:

University Core - Chapel


Students at Mississippi College are required to complete chapel requirements based on the student classification at the time of enrollment as detailed below:

Freshman (0-23 semester hours) 4 semesters
Sophomore (24-53 semester hours) 3 semesters
Junior (54-83 semester hours) 2 semesters
Senior (84 or more semester hours) 1 semester

Students classified as ADP (Accelerated Degree Program) and students enrolled in online degree programs are exempt from chapel requirements.

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS


Modern Language Requirement (18 Hours)


 Students must take 18 semester hours of the same language, with 6 of those 18 hours at the 300 level or higher.

Study Abroad


Study abroad is mandatory either through summer or semester programs. The program advisor may substitute living abroad experience for study abroad. Students must complete the “Study Abroad Requirement Form” with the program director upon completing semester of study abroad.

SENIOR SEMINAR (1 Hour)


Should be taken in the Fall or Spring of the student’s senior year.

GENERAL ELECTIVES


Sufficient elective hours must be taken to meet the minimum hour requirement for graduation in this program.  Electives should be chosen in consultation with advisor.

TOTAL: 130 SEM. HOURS


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